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Chantelle says ...
Rad!! So neat that they had the faith to step out into the dark and take a chance!! I want to be like them:-).
09/28/2011 12:09:55 PM CDT
Emily luker says ...
Very inspiring!! Thank you all for working so hard for us.
09/24/2011 11:18:13 PM CDT
Amanda says ...
I think we need more people like the Webbs! How incredible brave to jump into something like this not knowing where things would go. I am certainly not a risk taker but I feel inspired for little leaps now. :)
09/23/2011 5:29:11 AM CDT
Cate says ...
I love that their work is a family affair with baby tagging along in the sling. I also love that Organic Valley seems to go one step further providing opportunities for farmers to make their operations more energy efficient.
09/23/2011 2:12:03 PM CDT
Donna Eaton says ...
I find this story refreshing and inspiring in that neither had a farming history.I think that what they've accomplished so far is fantastic.The way they chose organic and the way they're off setting their energy with wind & solar is awesome.Organic,local & sustainable.Keep on doing it Webbs.Great job!
09/22/2011 1:03:56 PM CDT
Katie says ...
It makes me feel good about purchasing Organic Valley products to hear stories like this. Tyler and Melanie, it is farmers like you that make me hopeful!
09/22/2011 1:14:21 PM CDT
Sara says ...
This story of how the Webbs became successful just shows us all that we don't need a background of experience in this field. Any one of us can start out from the basic and work our way up thru learning and commitment! Without people like the Webbs, who knows how deprived we would all be if we didn't have access to these wonderful foods and nourishment.
09/24/2011 11:06:23 PM CDT
Todd says ...
I sometimes get discouraged by the daunting requirements of taking on a new direction or diving into uncharted territory in life. This has contributed to my not accomplishing, perhaps, some things in life I would have wanted to.This story encourages me to look past the difficulty of doing, has allowed me to focus on seeing that goals are within reach and hopefully reach for a dream that would otherwise go unrealized. Thanks Melanie and Tyler!
09/24/2011 7:52:07 AM CDT
Jennifer says ...
It is nice to see that people still care about what is happening in our food process. Thanks for all your hard work.
09/26/2011 4:33:18 PM CDT
kk says ...
I am impressed by the Webbs' dedication and commitment to achieving their goal.
10/02/2011 11:35:47 PM CDT
Carole Strumsky says ...
Tyler and Melanie: How fascinating that this enthusiast young couple, carrying along their precious little one, live out their principals and dream. With so many people/industries/companies looking just to stuff their portfolios regardless of consequences to the consumer, Organic Valley is truly an endeavor of love. Thanks Tyler and Melanie for providing a delicious and wholesome product. Great job!
09/21/2011 10:28:24 PM CDT
Linda says ...
Great story. As a child I lived on a farm but am a city girl now. Love the farm and that they are getting to do what they love to do. We drink and eat the organic milk products thanks to their hard work.
09/21/2011 6:05:27 PM CDT
Christine says ...
Thanks to people like this, Organic food has made such a difference I my life.
09/22/2011 4:36:49 PM CDT
green salad says ...
very inspirating n intereting n keeping good work
09/22/2011 4:22:37 PM CDT
s.rodriguez says ...
What a great couple to go out and start something that they believe in and that will benefit all of us!
09/22/2011 7:34:42 PM CDT
Jen M says ...
A great story! Very inspiring. May the Webb family have continued success in providing a great product to consumers.
09/24/2011 7:51:35 AM CDT
Lisa says ...
I would love to thank all the hard working families like the Webb's that put so much love into their products for my family. This video was truly inspiring to my entire family to really see where some of our Organic products come from. I love that the Webb family brought up that they received an energy audit from Organic Valley and they switched to an environmental friendly alternative to using fossil fuels to run their families dairy. That was incredible to hear not many farms use solar water heaters and wind power at least not conventional dairies. So that you for making America and the world a better place Organic Valley and The Webb family you rock♪♫♪ Sincerely the Schwalbe Family
09/25/2011 8:45:49 AM CDT
Sharon rutherford says ...
I think it is great. They seem to love what they are doing and are producing a great product.
09/25/2011 11:10:09 AM CDT
Kristee says ...
I truly admire the Webb family for taking a risk to bring healthy, earth friendly products to consumers. Inspiring!
09/25/2011 10:31:28 PM CDT
Gretchen Vanderlip says ...
It is inspiring to hear stories of people starting farms that produce food products without harmful hormones and antibiotics. Typically, I think of farm products coming from large, established farms. The ability to use your education to manufacture quality products according to procedures contributes to helping the environment and people's health.
09/27/2011 12:31:26 PM CDT
Cristina Kasiotakis says ...
Wow, what a great story, it is uber inspirational, to just drop what you're doing and pursue your dreams. I can relate, I am in New York pursuing my acting career and left home to follow my goals. Go America!
09/27/2011 1:35:20 PM CDT
Karen says ...
I love to hear about anyone who gets to do what they love to do for a living. Hearing Tyler & Melanie's story also makes me happy to be a consumer of Organic Valley products.
09/27/2011 9:02:46 PM CDT
Gayle says ...
I just loved hearing Tyler say..."you do what’s possible and then before you know it, you’ve done the impossible." I have Celiac Disease and there are days that the possible seems impossible. I am going to use this quote in my daily self talk. Having Organic Valley as a food option has made the impossible meals possible for me and my family. Thanks to Stony Farm and other farmers like them, and of course Whole Foods I am living well gluten-free.
10/01/2011 10:41:25 PM CDT
Linda Wanosky says ...
I think this slideshow was excellent. I especially liked Tyler’s comment at the end. I have so much respect for what Melanie & Tyler are doing as a young couple from the NY suburbs. We need many more people like them to save us from the agribusiness giants that are ruining our food and spoiling our environment. My hat’s off to them. It’s a lot of work.
10/05/2011 2:36:05 PM CDT
Samantha Stevenson says ...
I think their story is incredibly inspiring. The fact that they took a risk at such a young age enourages me to strive to achieve my goals now rather than putting them off until I am older. Sometimes you have to take a risk in order to find success and I am certainly thankful they took a risk on such a great product!
09/20/2011 3:20:26 PM CDT

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